Cecil the lion

Someone hunted and killed a now world-famous lion in Zimbabwe. By now, unless you’ve had your head in the sand, you know about the dentist at the center of this controversial act. An avid hunter, he shot, stalked and beheaded this animal to be added to his collection of trophies. The media had been all over this story. The dentist …

“Renewal” Of Life

Two people in my life are currently awaiting kidney transplants.  My mother died of kidney disease.  These experiences brought me to an informational meeting in Westchester last Thursday night.  It was an introduction to an organization called “Renewal.” I also have a patient who gave one of his kidneys to his sister.  A friend, too, has been tested as a donor for a family …

Everything is biased

The Huffington Post announced this weekend that they wouldn’t cover Donald Trump in their Politics section, but instead cover him in their Entertainment section. While I definitely find politics entertaining, this decision is a glaring example of how biased the media has become. Fox News and the WSJ are “conservative” and The NY Times, MSNBC, CNN and The Huffington Post …